Dhaka Community Nursing Institute

Health is the fundamental right of the people. Nursing service is one of the vital areas in the health care delivery system of any country. Different recent surveys reveal that there is a service scarcity of nurses in the health care facilities both in public and private sectors in Bangladesh. In response to that Dhaka Community Hospital Trust, established Nursing Institute and started Diploma in Nursing science and Midwifery course in 2011 and as a continuation and up gradation is going to start B.SC in Nursing (4 year) and B.Sc in Nursing (2 year) courses. Because the medical science and other technology is advancing rapidly which demand the nurses with advanced skill and capable of providing client- centered holistic evidence based care to people. The goal and objective of the course is to prepare the nurses who will be able to provide promotive, preventive, curative, rehabilitative advanced care to the people and function as nurses administrator, teacher in the different health care delivery settings in Bangladesh. Totally 85 students have passed for Diploma in Nursing science and Midwifery course. Currently 135 student for are studying for Diploma in Nursing science and Midwifery course and B.Sc Nursing.